Toyota Motor Maunfacturing of Kentucky awards $5000 grant to Lexington Rotary Club

Rotary International
Rotary International
Set Text Size SmallSet Text Size MediumSet Text Size LargeSet Text Size X-Large
Share
Updated: 3/16/2013 10:41 am

LEXINGTON, KY – The Lexington Rotary Club Endowment, Inc. has been awarded a $5,000 grant from Toyota Motor Manufacturing, Kentucky (TMMK), Inc. to be used to support Surgery on Sunday, Inc. 

The Rotary Club of Lexington Endowment is the entity through which the Rotary Club of Lexington carries out its philanthropic activities without regard to race, creed, color, sex, nationality or age.  It is established to receive and disburse funds in support of the vocational, community and international avenues of Rotary Service. 

The Endowment provides funding for the club’s charitable giving which benefits young people, aged and disadvantaged persons and other eleemosynary groups that serve primarily the Fayette County, Kentucky, community. 

The generous grant awarded by TMMK will be disbursed to Surgery on Sunday (SOS), Inc., a non-profit organization that provides essential outpatient surgical services for free for those in need who cannot afford insurance and who are not eligible for federal or state programs. Patients are referred from existing organizations in the community and receive much needed surgical procedures.

SOS services are provided by doctors, nurses and other medical professionals who volunteer their time and expertise to reach out to those in need.

 

 

Share
0 Comment(s)
Comments: Show | Hide

Here are the most recent story comments.View All

No comments yet!
Most Popular
Witnesses Record Standoff In Richmond Saturday Night
Two men saw the standoff in Richmond Saturday night between multiple law enforcement agencies and 29-year-old Jesse Aaron Gibbons, and recorded it. Troopers said Gibbons died on the way to the hospital. Video Video
UPDATE: Suspect Shot To Death By Police Identified
The Fayette County Coroner released the name of the man shot and killed by police after a shootout in Richmond Saturday night. Video Video
Five Arrested In Laurel County Drug Bust
Five people were arrested Saturday morning after deputies found they had drugs in their home. Video Video
Judge: Too Late to Sue for Misdiagnosis of HIV
A big court ruling involving a Lexington man who claimed UK doctors mistakenly told him he was HIV positive only to find out nearly a decade later, he wasn’t. Video Video
Suspect Dies After Chase And Shootout With Police
Lexington police say the suspect assaulted an officer in Lexington. The suspect fled south to Richmond, where KSP says the suspect fired at officers. KSP says officers returned fire, and the suspect died at UK Hospital
Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.
   

WTVQ.com supports children's privacy rights. All persons under the age of 13 MUST have parental permission to use this website and direct parental supervision is strongly recommended.